ADRIAN KAYS
   
   
film editor / director
   
       
         
   

EXPERIENCE

FILM DIRECTOR (2001-2008)

“STILLWATER” - 90min Feature Film - Synapse Films 2004 www.stillwaterthefilm.com

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FEATURE TRAILER EDITOR - Movie Marketing  (1998-2008)
“Zodiac” TVC (Paramount Pictures) 2007 ••• KEY ART AWARD NOMINATION - Best Drama Trailer •••
    “Rescue Dawn ” TVC (MGM) 2007    
    "Curse of the Golden Flower" (Sony) 2007 ••• GOLDEN TRAILER NOMINATION - Best Foreign Film Trailer •••    
    “The Hitcher ” TVC (Focus Features) 2007    
    “Texas Chainsaw Massacre ” TVC (New Line Cinema) 2006    
    "Fearless Trailer" 1&2 (Focus Features) 2006    
    "The Interpreter" TVC (Universal Pictures) 2005    
    “Ray” TVC (Universal Pictures) 2004    
    “Van Helsing” TVC (Universal Pictures) 2004    
    “The Chronicles of Riddick” TVC (Universal Pictures) 2004    
    “Dawn of the Dead” TVC (Universal Pictures) 2004    
    “Hulk” 5x :30 TVC (Universal Pictures) 2003    
    “2 Fast 2 Furious” 5x :30 TVC (Universal Pictures) 2003    
    “Red Dragon” 4 x :30 TVC (Universal Pictures) 2002    
    “Reign Of Fire” :30 TVC (The Ant Farm) 2002    
    “Billabong Odyssey” Film Trailer (Arenaplex) 2002    
    “Clockstoppers” 3 TV Teasers (YU+Co.) 2002    
    “Innerlevel” KCRW 89.9 (1998)    
         
    MAIN TITLE EDITOR - Film and Television (1998-2002)    
         
    “I Am Sam” End Title - Director: Jessie Nelson (New Line Cinema) 2001    
 
“Domestic Disturbance” Main Title - Director: Harold Becker (Paramount Pictures) 2001
 
“Roswell” Main Title - Jason Katims (Paramount Television) 2001
 
“Stuart Little” Main/End Title Sequence - Director: Rob Minkoff (Sony Pictures) 1999
 
“Chicago Hope” Main Title - David E. Kelly (CBS) 1999
 
COMMERCIAL EDITOR (1998-2002)
Moviefone “Breakthrough” :30 cinema - Gotham
AOL “7.0” :30 tvc - Gotham
Cadillac “Escalade” :30 tvc - DMB&B
Coors Light :30 tvc - Foote, Cone & Belding (8x)
Tide “Kick” :15 tvc - Saatchi & Saatchi
Lifetime Channel “Balance” :30 tvc - Imaginary Forces
Unicef “PSA” :30 tvc - J. Walter Thompson
 
ENVIROMENTAL DESIGN EDITOR - Large Format (1998-2002)
 
NASDAQ 2001 Five-Minute Media Guide: Split Screen (New York Office)
 
New York Rangers 2000/2001 Pre-game “Teaser” - Hi-def Screen: Madison Square Garden
 
New York Rangers 2000/2001 Arena Prompts - Hi-def Screen: Madison Square Garden
 
Tide “New York” 2000 Jumbotron: Times Square
 
Baltimore Ravens 1998/1999 Stadium Prompts and Player Intros - Baltimore Stadium
         
    MUSIC VIDEO EDITOR (2000-2002)    
    Vans - 2001 Snowboard, Motorcross, Surfing, and Skateboarding videos for Vans Sponsored Team Riders. (McElroy: FCB) 2000    
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SKILLS
 
Avid Media Composer, Avid Adrenaline HD, Avid DV Express Pro, Final Cut Pro HD, Photoshop CS and Dream Weaver. Experience working with After Effects/Maya Animators, Flame/Inferno Online Operators, and all film film formats.
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ACADEMICS
B.A. degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from The University of Georgia (1993-96). Elon College, Isabella Cannon Leadership Scholarship(1992-93).